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“Find the WASABI! –NORIKA’s Hunters" starts on Tuesday, July 6

2015.01.06
Variety program "Find the WASABI! - NORIKA’s Hunters -" On Air tonight at 2:23am in Japan!

"Find the WASABI! - NORIKA’s Hunters -" is an innovative new-genre, 'reality-game travelogue' series featuring 3 "knock-out" Asian celebrities who live together in a share house in downtown Tokyo - and are on a special mission to find the 'secret spice' of Japan. In each episode, they are challenged by a powerful "Commander" to solve 'mysteries' about Japan that continue to puzzle people around the world.

This series is the 2nd edition of the original "Find the WASABI!" series, which was a co-production with Singapore’s MediaCorp, and premiered on January 7th, 2014 in Japan and on February 18th in Singapore. The current series is a co-production with Malaysia’s Primeworks Studios, with partner producers in Singapore (MediaCorp) and Thailand (GMM Channel).

[On Air Schedule]
■ Japan
TBS: Starting from January 6, 2015 (Tue) - Every Tuesday 26:23 ~
OBS: Starting from January 22, 2015 (Thu) - Every Thursday 10:20AM ~ (in Oita)
MRT: Starting from January 15, 2015 (Thu) - Every Thursday 25:05 ~ (in Miyazaki)

■ Malaysia
The biggest terrestrial Chinese TV channel in Malaysia "ntv7"
Starting from January 9, 2015 (Fri) - Every Friday 10:00PM ~
*Nationwide broadcast
*Pre-empted on February 20, 2015 (Chinese New Year)

■ Kingdom of Thailand
Integrated Entertainment TV channel operated by the biggest talent agency in Thailand "GMM CHANNEL"
Starting from January 10, 2015 (Sat) - Every Saturday 2:30PM ~
*Nationwide broadcast

■ Republic of Singapore
The youth-oriented Chinese TV channel operated by the only terrestrial TV station in Singapore, MediaCorp "Channel U"
Starting from April 10, 2015 (Fri) - Every Friday 9:30PM ~
*Nationwide broadcast

[Cast]
Norika Fujiwara (actress)

ADRIAN (Malaysia, 26)
ADRIAN is an actor-singer and TV show host, who just won the top spot at the 2014 GOLDEN AWARDS, a nationwide popularity contest.

GOLF (Thailand, 27)
GOLF is also a popular actor-singer in Thailand, has fans in Japan too from his single release with Tomohisa YAMASHITA (aka ""Yama-pee"") which hit the top spot on the ORICON chart.

JEFFREY (Singapore, 26)
JEFFREY is a popular actor and host of TV shows, is the 20143 Asian Television Award winner for Best Supporting Actor. He received his actor training in Shanghai, is an athlete, and excels at singing, dancing and guitar playing.

“Find the WASABI! –NORIKA’s Hunters" starts on Tuesday, July 6, at 2:23am